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Unformatted text preview: And northern hemisphere has mountains to stop the wind, air must go vertical Stratosphere Solar energy is absorbed so it cant reach the ozone max The higher you go the air mass is smaller so the temperature is lower Mesosphere the boring layer since nothing happens No ozone or oxygen Thermosphere Very warm due to the fact that the oxygen molecule absorbs solar rays Ionosphere based on electricity >60km Most of it is thermosphere Important for radio...
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- Spring '08